TULSA, Okla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE: WMB) (“Williams”) and Williams
Partners L.P. (NYSE: WPZ) (“Williams Partners”) today announced that, in
connection with the previously announced merger transaction between
Williams and Williams Partners (the “Merger”), the registration
statement on Form S-4 (the “Registration Statement”) has been declared
“effective” by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”).
Keith Isbell, 918-573-7308
Brett Krieg, 918-573-4614